Selected Food Prices Watch (November 2018)
Selected food price watch data for November 2018 reflected that the average price of 1 dozen of Agric eggs medium size increased year-on-year by 3.16% and month-on month by -1.06% to N477.76 in November 2018 from N482.90 in October 2018 while the average price of piece of Agric eggs medium size(price of one) increased year-on-year by 3.89% and month-on-month by 1.62% to N42.40 in November 2018 from N41.73 in October 2018.
The average price of 1kg of tomato increased year-on-year by 2.79% and decreased month-on-month by 3.99% to N294.36 in November 2018 from N306.59 in October 2018.
The average price of 1kg of rice (imported high quality sold loose) increased year-on-year by 4.38% and month-on-month by 0.96% to N376.63 in November 2018 from N373.04 in October 2018.
Similarly, the average price of 1kg of yam tuber increased year-on-year by 12.66% and decreased month-on month by -5.18% to N239.15 in November 2018 from N252.21 in October 2018.
Data source: National Bureau of Statistics